Robert (Rob) A. Gillam serves as McKinley Management, LLC’s Chief Investment Officer of Growth Equities. In this role, Rob has been with McKinley since 1994 in roles including sales, portfolio manager head of international investments, and Chief Investment Officer. He added Chief Executive Officer to his title in 2018. Rob is the principal strategist behind McKinley Capital innovations including Non-U.S., Middle East, Africa, South Asia (MEASA), Global Healthcare Transformation, the Engineering and Solutions platform, and private investment. He established McKinley Capital’s Scientific Advisory Board chaired by Dr. Harry Markowitz, Ph.D., Nobel laureate and the author of Modern Portfolio Theory. Rob is an Advisory Board Member of the Jacobs Levy Equity Management Center for Quantitative Financial Research at the Wharton School. He is the Chairman of the Board of Microbion, Inc. and sits on the Rasmuson Foundation investment committee. Rob has been featured on the Bloomberg Invest forum, at the Milken Institute Global Conference, and the Institute for Fiduciary Education. Rob, his wife, and two sons reside in Anchorage, Alaska where he enjoys fly-fishing, hiking, and wilderness adventures. A third-generation Alaskan, Rob is passionate about his home state and the unique opportunities found in the Last Frontier.